blueseventy sponsored athletes continue to race well around the globe.
In the biggest performance of his career thus far, Pedro Gomez (POR) won Challenge Vitoria in Spain. Yvette Grice (GBR) earned 3rd place on the women's side. Pedro is a pro under QT2 Systems, one of our coaching partners. Further adding to QT2's records, their female pro Jennie Hansen won the 2013 title at Ironman Lake Placid.
In Canada, Tim Don (GBR) won 70.3 Calgary and native Canuk Rachel Mcbride placed 2nd. Tim, an ITU veteran and former World Champion is making the step up in distance and working on honing his 70.3 skills.
Ben Collins (USA) won 5150 Giant Eagle in Ohio with a fast swim and devastating bike. Jennifer Spieldenner, also a fast swimmer (USA) was out front early in this race and grabbed 2nd in the women's pro event.
Lucy Hall (GBR) finished 2nd
at the London Tri on Sunday. She broke away on the swim and stayed away on the bike – staying away from WTS star Jodie Stimpson. Jodie passed Lucy on the run but Emma Pallant, an elite runner could not catch Hall. It was a great come back race after injury. Lucy not only swims in our helix but she wears the tx3000 trisuit and looks great! Check out this article from Tri247
The London Tri will be on TV in the UK in a few weeks.
Going off-road suited our own Guy Crawford (NZL) well as he raced hard for 2nd at Xterra Les Bois - in Boise ID. Among a few seasoned off-road pros, Crawford had a battle to earn a podium spot.